# Award-Winning Algebra Tutors in Northbrook, IL

Stephen ...GRE prep for those interested in going to graduate school. Additionally I have taught English grammar, reading, and conversational skills to ESL students in Chicago, Ecuador, and Colombia. While I tutor a number of subjects, I particularly enjoy helping students with standardized test strategy and following their scores as they increase towards their goal. When I tutor, I aim to lead students to an answer by example so that they can see the reasoning involved...

Grinnell College - BA, Computer Science

Andrew ...I have taught all high school subjects (Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Algebra 2, Precalculus, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, and Finite Math) and prepared students for the ACT, SAT, SAT subject tests, AP exams, and college placement exams. When tutoring, I will start by showing students good examples and all the steps, but by the end of the session, the student is showing me all the steps without any assistance. We both need to be confident that...

University of Notre Dame - BS, Math

Northwestern University - MSED, Math Education

Sarah ...successfully helped several students gain admittance to selective enrollment high schools and highly competitive universities such as the University of Michigan, Georgetown University, Northwestern and the University of Chicago. (I'm also an alum of the University of Notre Dame and the University of Michigan, so I'll be sure you not only do well on the test, but that you'll be ready for the work once you're a freshman.) I hope that we can work together...

University of Notre Dame - Bachelors, Psychology

Providence College - Masters, Secondary Education

Igor ...use familiar analogies as needed to paint a picture of the models students should imagine to successfully solve problems and wrap their heads around the concepts. After learning with me, you will be able to navigate any problem because you will know the subject backwards and forwards, from the ground up. I have three years of experience tutoring high school and college students algebra, calculus, SAT/ACT, physics and chemistry. I have a bachelor's degree from...

University of Wisconsin - BS, Chemical Engineering AND Chemistry

Shivam ...prep for AP and ACT exams. Those sessions really helped me, and that is what inspired me to become a tutor and help others. I also have a huge passion for math. I have loved and excelled at it since elementary school. I'm doing a minor in mathematics at college because I enjoy the subject so much. I try to make sure my students walk away with something from each session. I hold myself to...

University of MIchigan Ann Arbor - BS, Computer Sciense

Kosta ...student, and I can tell that the information has really clicked. It is really a privilege to be a part of the learning process for students. I try to make the learning process fun and engaging, and really hone in on which style works for each student. I am goal-oriented, and I like creating a plan with students and parents to take proper steps in reaching those goals. I spend my free time biking, reading...

University of Michigan - BS, Industrial and Operations Engineering

Michelle I have taught English at both high school and college levels. I have taught reading to children ranging between kindergarten and adulthood.

Washington University in St. Louis - BA, English Lit and American Studies

Auburn University - MA, English

Northwestern University - MS, Secondary Education

National-Louis University - CAS, Reading Specialist, Educational Leadership

State Certified Teacher

Matt ...education ranges from teaching in a traditional classroom setting and non-traditional settings to children and adults. Being fluent in Spanish, I have experience teaching Spanish to English speakers and English to Spanish speakers. I have a huge passion for music, and have been playing guitar for 12 years. I truly believe that everyone can learn and succeed given the right support and structure and it would be my pleasure to have the opportunity to assist...

Saint Xavier University - BA, Mass Communications

Loyola University Chicago - MA, Elementary Education

Dilara ...Grades students. My favorite subjects are Pre-Algebra, Algebra1-2, Advanced Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Trigonometry, Calculus, Trigonometry and Geometry. I tutor all different age group of students. I have students from 5th Grades through College students, honor students and students who have ADD and ADHD. My academic backround includes Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and Master's Degree in Mathematics Education. I have strong command of Math knowledge and fun ways of Math teaching. I would like to help you...

Hacettepe University - Bachelors, Mathematics

Balikesir University - Masters, Mathematics Education

Rajiv ...yet they do need to be effective in it no matter what career they eventually pursue. To push that philosophy, my teaching style is Socratic. Students learn best by teaching and doing, not by being spoon fed information. Certainly, sometimes they need a helping hand, and other times they need to be in an environment like tutoring where they are allowed to be wrong without penalty. Failure is a vital step of learning. Outside of...

University of Michigan - BS, Electrical Engineering

University of Michigan - MS, Industrial and Operations Engineering